Common Core Standards Graphic Organizers for English/Language Arts Reading Grades 6, 7, 8
Do you need to implement the Common Core Standards into your curriculum? These graphic organizers are written for each individual anchor standard for Reading Literature and Reading Informational texts, grades 6, 7, and 8, and will work for any piece of fiction or non-fiction: short stories, plays, novels, poems, historical text, historical fiction, etc.. Just select an organizer for the work you are reading (or works you are comparing) to practice that particular standard/skill. They are all labeled clearly with each standard.
*Newly Updated* This set includes 50 different organizers for the 10 anchor standards in reading (both literature and informational).
Skills practiced in the organizers include: inference (inferring), complex character analysis, theme and plot development, compare/contrast two different works of same subject matter, understanding of cultural experiences, figurative language meaning and purpose, connotative meaning, point of view, role of character, understanding author's purpose and choices, how language affects the tone and meaning, how an author uses allusions, comparison of historical fiction and non-fiction, comparison of a novel or work to its movie or another medium, allusions, impact of sound devices in a work, and reading comprehension.
Students in advanced classes in 4th-5th grades or special ed./special needs students in high school could also utilize these worksheets.
A multi-user site license is available. It is perfect for entire English and history departments who need to implement the common core standards into their curriculum. Click on the license button and choose how many you need to purchase. You will get the additional copies for a reduced price.
**If you teach multiple grade levels, purchase the set for the highest grade level you teach. You do not need to purchase both the 6,7,8 and 9-10 packs. The 9-10 builds on the 6,7,8 and the 11-12 builds on the 9-10 pack.**
For high school teachers:
Common Core Standards Graphic Organizers for ELA Reading Grades 9-10
Created by Tracee Orman
Mrs. Orman's Classroom